ToType Method

IConvertible.ToType Method (Type, IFormatProvider)


Converts the value of this instance to an Object of the specified Type that has an equivalent value, using the specified culture-specific formatting information.

Namespace:   System
Assembly:  mscorlib (in mscorlib.dll)

object ToType(
	Type conversionType,
	IFormatProvider provider


Type: System.Type

The Type to which the value of this instance is converted.

Type: System.IFormatProvider

An IFormatProvider interface implementation that supplies culture-specific formatting information.

Return Value

Type: System.Object

An Object instance of type conversionType whose value is equivalent to the value of this instance.

Universal Windows Platform
Available since 10
.NET Framework
Available since 1.1
Portable Class Library
Supported in: portable .NET platforms
Available since 2.0
Windows Phone Silverlight
Available since 7.0
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